Green Neighbors Program

The Clark County Green Neighbors Program was developed and is maintained by Clark County Solid Waste and Environmental Outreach to assist citizens with developing more sustainable lifestyles and building a strong environmental community in Clark County. Solid waste regional planning and programs are a cooperative effort of Battle Ground, Camas, Clark County, La Center, Ridgefield, Vancouver, Washougal, and Yacolt. Funding for this project provided by a grant from the Washington State Department of Ecology.

Clark County makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information provided on this web site. However, due to the possibility of transmission errors, HTML browser capabilities, changes made since the last update to the site, etc., neither Clark County, nor any agency, officer, or employee of Clark County warrants the accuracy, reliability, or timeliness of any information published by this system, nor endorses any content, viewpoints, products, or services linked from this system, and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by reliance on the accuracy, reliability, or timeliness of such information. Portions of such information may be incorrect or not current. Any person or entity that relies on any information obtained from this system does so at his or her own risk.

In offering information on the Web, Clark County seeks to balance our requirement for public access with the privacy needs of individual citizens. Information that appears on the Clark County Web site is part of the public record. By law, it is available for public access, whether by telephone request, visiting county offices, or through other means.

This site contains links to other websites. Clark County is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content, accuracy or opinions expressed on such websites, and such websites are not investigated, monitored or checked by us for accuracy or completeness. Inclusion of any linked website on our site does not imply approval or endorsement of the linked website by us.

clark county logo

Contact Details

Call us
(360) 397-2121 x4352

Green Blog

News about our community as it relates to the environment
Mar
27

Shredded paper a.k.a. transfer station confetti

shreddedpaper
Tax season is here, which may mean that you're digging through papers you've accumulated and finding a lot that you're ready to toss. When disposing of papers containing sensitive and personally identifying information, many people think they're doing the "right thing" by shredding their documents, then putting the shred in their recycle bin. But d...
Continue reading
  884 Hits
884 Hits
Mar
21

2019 Green Awards - And the winners are...

FPS_160_20190329-025303_1
Our Green programs, Green Neighbors, Green Business, Green Schools, and the Master Composter Recyclers, celebrated community leaders in environmental sustainability at the third annual Green Awards on March 20th at Kiggins Theatre. The awards highlighted the accomplishments of residents, teachers and businesses and celebrated their commit...
Continue reading
  291 Hits
291 Hits
Mar
01

Green Business Spotlight: Bikram Yoga Hazel Dell and Corwin Beverage Company

All-winners
​In February 2018, Corwin Beverage Company and Bikram Yoga Hazel Dell were awarded Green Business of the Year awards at our annual Green Awards ceremony. These businesses were recognized for their dedication to sustainability and the community. We caught up with these winners to see what they've been up to this past year! Bikram Yoga Hazel Dell Bik...
Continue reading
  329 Hits
329 Hits
Feb
25

Resilient Recycler: six things you're recycling wrong (& how to do it right)

the-six
Know before you throw! Putting items in your bin that are not accepted in our curbside recycling system can damage equipment, contribute to pollution, and reduce the ability of manufacturers to use our recyclables to make new products. We call this "wish-cycling": putting something in your bin in hopes that it will be recycled, but it is not o...
Continue reading
  780 Hits
780 Hits
Feb
19

Be prepared when weather cancels your waste service

Picinich-RecycleRight-Ap_20190219-230331_1
Did your garbage, recycling, or yard debris service get cancelled during the recent winter weather? Here's how to be in the know and prepared for when weather delays or cancels your service! While Clark County may not have received as much snow as expected over the last couple of weeks, it was just enough to cause cancellations and delays in garbag...
Continue reading
  263 Hits
263 Hits

Subscribe to Green Blog

Subscribe to our Green Blog!